Certain products are required to be CE marked under the RCD, following the UK’s departure from the European Union those products are required to meet the amended Recreational Craft Regulations and be UKCA marked either by the 1st of January 2021 or the 1st of January 2022. One of the requirements of the new UK regulations is for a Declaration of Conformity to the regulations be completed by the manufacturer, the same process as the Declaration of Conformity required by the RCD. Whilst there is no mandatory requirement to use an agreed template previously a template had been created for simplification, British Marine has reviewed this RCD template and modified it for use with the Recreational Craft Regulations and UKCA mark. To download a pack consisting of templates for:
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The use of the Template is not mandatory but may assist companies with ensuring the relevant information is provided.